Hayley Parker has a performance and training background that has seen her journey from her birthplace South Africa, to New York, London, China and Australia. She is a wife and a mother with a big passion for the performing arts. Hayley holds a BA Degree in Performing Arts, a Diploma in Contemporary Dance, a Post Graduate Diploma in Secondary Dance and Drama Education with full TRBWA registration, Acrobatic Arts Teaching Module, Certificate in Ballet Teaching Studies (RAD), Post Graduate Certificate in Theology and her Progressing Ballet Technique certification amongst other continued professional development courses.
Starting her training at the age of 3 in classical ballet, Hayley has spent years training in her craft and is now a Registered Royal Academy of Dance Ballet Teacher and Practical Teacher Training Supervisor and Mentor for the RAD Ballet teacher training program (CBTS). Hayley also served on the Royal Academy of Dance West Australian Regional Advisory Panel for 4 years and has won the RAD photographic competition.
An accomplished teacher and professional performer, she has appeared in the singing reality show Idol, many large-scale stage musicals (including Oliver, Nine, Chicago, Mamma Mia and My Fair Lady), TV commercials for Pepsi, Western Power and Advantage Air (My Place) and many short films. She has also worked in Australia as a performer for a traveling children’s theatre show. She has been a professional adjudicator/judge for dance competitions around Australia while also having trained in South Africa, London and completed a course in the Vaganova Russian Ballet Principles in New York, USA. Just prior to the pandemic she travelled to Shenyang, China to teach at Changing Ballet Academy and share her knowledge.
Hayley is also proudly part of the sisterhood of pageantry in Australia and internationally having previously won the title Ms Regal World 2021 and more recently holding the current title and reign as Ms Premiere Elite 2022.
As a passionate educator and performer who wants to inspire future generations and share her knowledge she can’t wait to see what you bring to the stage!